Study in Canada Guide for Indian Students
Known for its natural beauty, Canada, the world’s second-largest country is consistently voted as the most livable country in the world for its high quality of life. Canada’s thriving economy, good job market, well-developed education system and high-tech industrial society together with easy stay back options and ease of admission make Canada a popular choice for Indian students looking to study abroad.
Capital City – Ottawa:
Best Student Cities: As per the QS Best Student Cities 2018 rankings
Largest City: Toronto
Official Languages: English and French
Education System in Canada
Canada has one of the best education systems in the world, backed by stringent quality controls by the government. The education system in Canada is divided into:
• Certificate level 1 year)
• Diploma level (1 to 2 years)
• Advanced Diploma (2 to 3 years)
• Bachelor degrees (4 years)
• Post-graduate Diplomas/Certificates (1 to 2 years)
• Master’s degrees (1 to 2 years)
• Career colleges or technical institutes Master’s degrees (1 to 2 years)
• Doctorate or PhD (4 to 7 years)
Top Colleges and Universities in Canada
TOP UNIVERSITIES IN CANADA
1. McGill University
2. University of Toronto
3. University of British Columbia
4. University of Alberta
5. Université De Montréal
6. McMaster University
7. University of Waterloo
8. Western University
9. University of Calgary
10. Queen’s University
TOP 10 COLLEGES IN CANADA
6. George Brown
9. Fleming College
10. Bow Valley College
TOP 5 COURSES TO STUDY IN CANADA FOR INDIAN STUDENTS
3. Health Science
Application Process to Apply to Canadian University / College
Visit study abroad consultants like Planet Education for free counseling to get expert tips and guidance on how to apply to your preferred university or college.
IELTS Coaching and Preparation
In order to comfortably secure an admission in a top Canadian university or college requires you to score 6.0 bands and higher. Therefore it is important to choose experienced and trusted IELTS experts like Planet Coaching to get expert guidance from highly trained and experienced faculty.
Offer Letter and Visa Assistance
Once you apply to your preferred university/ college and secure the Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE), you need to get started with preparing for your mock interview. Post that you need to apply for a student visa application package either from CIC website or by contacting the local Canadian visa office if your program extends more than six months. To get complete guidance on the entire visa process, contact to your nearest Planet Office for expert and free guidance.
Students can work up to 40 hours a week during their study term and full time during vacations. With a minimum wage rate of CAD$10.90/ hour, the part-time work opportunities not only help you meet your living expenses but are instrumental in learning real-world business skills.
Cost of Studying in Canada
Canada stands out as an affordable international education destination due to low tuition fees in comparison to major study destinations like Australia, the UK, and the US.
o On an average CAD $10,000 to C$40,000 per year ( approx 3 lacs to 16 lacs p.a)depending on a program
o Institution admission fees of C$100
o Application Fees of C$250 (optional)
o Compulsory fees for student service C$500-1000
o Visa Fees – C$150 +C$85 for Biometric
Post Graduate Diploma
Cost of Program
$12000 – $15,500 CAD Per Yr.
$15000 – $ 18000 CAD Per Yr.
Estimated Living Expenses
CAD $ 350 to $ 1200 per month ( 5,00,000 – 10,00,000 INR*)
Study Visa for Canada
Why Canada is the best choice for Indian students who want to study abroad?
· High-Quality World-Class Education
· Affordable and Value for Money
· Safe and Secured with a Welcoming Society
· Rich Employment Opportunities
· Post Study Work Visa Canada